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Dr. Fitz Talks about Your Pet and Ear Infections

Does your dog ever get an ear infection after swimming? Many of those that take their dogs RVing enjoy stopping at lakes and rivers for some time to cool off. What we don’t enjoy is the continuous shaking of the head, scratching, and itching at the ears
that comes a few days after being in the water. Why does this happen?

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Dr. Fitz Talks about Your Pet and Car Sickness

As a veterinarian, a common complaint that I get from my clients is that during longer road trips, say to visit relatives or going on vacation, their dog throws up in the car, and that’s not a mess that anyone wants to clean up. Yes, dogs can and do get carsick.

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Dr. Fitz Talks about Tick Prevention

Today Dr. Fitz talks about tick prevention. She addresses why we worry about them, and what you can do about it. First, ticks are eight-legged parasites that can bite both our pets and us.

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